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[L. B. Allen Arranging a Bedroom]

Description: Photograph of L. B. Allen standing in a bedroom. A doll is on the bed, two pictures hang on the walls, and there is a bedside table with a lamp. According to a handwritten note on the back of the photo, she is giving a bedroom demonstration as part of the Pflugerville Home Demonstration Club.
Date: February 1958
Item Type: Photograph

[House and Church]

Description: Photograph of a house with a flower bed and a woman gardening, with a church in the background. Fields are visible in the distance
Date: February 1958
Item Type: Photograph

[Woman Gardening]

Description: Photograph of a woman picking vegetables in a garden with houses in the background. Some baskets are visible in the foreground. The gardens are separated by wire fences.
Date: February 1958
Item Type: Photograph

[Women Cutting Fabric]

Description: Photograph of women standing around a bolt of fabric with scissors. One woman cuts while the other two women look on.
Date: February 1958
Item Type: Photograph

[Automatic Transmission Training Program at Covert Auto Company]

Description: Photograph of four men wearing suits from the Covert Auto Company and their presentation of the Automatic Transmissions Training Program. Two older men stand on the left, and one man presents a piece of paper to one of two younger men who stand on the right. In front of them is a display of the automatic transmission for automobiles. A sign for the training program hangs on the wall behind them.
Date: February 4, 1958
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

Church

Description: Exterior of Memorial Methodist Church and grounds. Sign in front gives service times and speaker for Sunday, February 18, 1958.
Date: February 16, 1958
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph

[4-H Group]

Description: Photograph of a group of girls of various ages in a field, with some of them holding booklets with the 4-H logo on the covers.
Date: March 1958
Item Type: Photograph

[Girls Cooking]

Description: Photograph of two girls standing at a table and preparing food. On the table are bowls, a pie tin, various tools, as well as ingredients, including a box of "Hi Ho Crackers."
Date: March 1958
Item Type: Photograph

[Girls Cooking]

Description: Photograph of two girls sitting at a table with bowls, a pie tin, and several ingredients, with another girl braiding the hair of one of them. Blackboards are on the wall behind them.
Date: March 1958
Item Type: Photograph

[Girls in Classroom]

Description: Photograph of girls standing in a room looking at a poster which says "Calories: measure of heat or energy, produced by food in the body, needed for work and play."
Date: March 1958
Item Type: Photograph

[Students in a Classroom]

Description: Photograph of a group of students laughing together in a classroom. Artwork and lessons are visible on the walls behind them.
Date: March 1958
Item Type: Photograph

[Woman in a Kitchen]

Description: Photograph of a woman standing in a kitchen opening a drawer. A cabinet door is open and dishes are visible. A calendar is on the wall.
Date: March 1958
Item Type: Photograph

[Woman in a Kitchen]

Description: Photograph of a woman in an apron standing in a kitchen holding a framed certificate. A calendar and a picture of Jesus are on the wall near the certificate. A refrigerator is at right with tins on top of it.
Date: March 1958
Item Type: Photograph

[Woman with Dishes]

Description: Photograph of a woman putting dishes away neatly in a kitchen cabinet, probably as part of a home demonstration.
Date: March 1958
Item Type: Photograph

[Woman with Eggs]

Description: Photograph of a woman standing next to a table with eggs spread on a towel. Cartons full of eggs are at the back of the table and a fan is also on the table.
Date: March 1958
Item Type: Photograph

Kempel Show heifer

Description: Photograph of a contestant showing off his black heifer in front of a barn at the Kempel Show.
Date: March 11, 1958
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph